Decatur Newton County, Mississippi

Decatur: Town in Newton County, Mississippi, United States

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Location of Decatur on Mississippi map.

About

Decatur is a town located in the county of Newton in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,841 and a population density of 128 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 1,705 inhabitants.

Geography

Decatur is located at 32°26'21"N 89°6'30"W (32.4390300, -89.1083900).

Weather

Decatur forecast: Sunny, with a high near 91. North northeast wind 0 to 5 mph. more

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Decatur Quick Facts

Population : 1,705 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Newton County
Postal code : 39327
Phone Area Codes : 601
Area : 14.4 km2
Altitude : 430 feet / 131 meters
Capital city : Decatur is capital of Newton County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 22:55:20 (5th August 2021)
Density : 118 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -7.98% (2010-2019)
Weather : 91℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Decatur decreased by 7.98% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,841 - census
2011 1,749 -5.26% estimation process
2012 1,768 1.07% estimation process
2013 1,784 0.9% estimation process
2014 1,879 5.06% estimation process
2015 1,867 -0.64% estimation process
2016 1,861 -0.32% estimation process
2017 1,939 4.02% estimation process
2018 1,830 -5.96% estimation process
2019 1,705 -7.33% estimation process

Decatur zip code is 39327. County name: Newton, County fips: 28101

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People born in Decatur (3)

People born in Decatur, including African-civil rights activist Medgar Evers, mayor Charles Evers, football end Lamar Blount, you can see a list of people who born in Decatur.

Schools

College & universities near Decatur

Code Name City ZIP
175643 East Central Community College Decatur (MS) 39327-0129

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Decatur

Code Name Address Type
MEI Union Station 1901 Front Street RAIL
LAU Laurel station 230 North Maple Street RAIL
JAN Union Station 300 W. Capital Street RAIL
HBI Hattiesburg, MS 7297 US Highway 49 BUS

Other places with the same name (12)

Other cities in Newton County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Newton County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Newton 3,155 City in Newton County, Mississippi
Union 1,987
Conehatta 1,342 Census-designated place in Newton County, Mississippi
Hickory 529 Town in Newton County, Mississippi, United States
Chunky 315 City in Newton County, Mississippi, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Decatur distances to largest Mississippi cities

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